Prepare to embark on a musical journey that spans nearly half a century as the legendary Tina Turner takes center stage once again in a new career-spanning box set titled “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll.” This exciting release encapsulates the essence of Tina Turner’s unparalleled career, featuring all 55 of her singles from the years 1975 to 2023. Set to make its grand entrance this fall, “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” will be available in two magnificent formats: a 5xLP vinyl collection and a 3xCD set, each adorned with fascinating artwork that pays homage to the Queen herself.
But wait, there’s more! For those who prefer a more compact musical experience, there’s a 12-track vinyl version that distills Tina Turner’s musical magic into a concise yet captivating package.
In a touching and heartfelt foreword that graces each version of the box set, Bryan Adams, a dear friend and collaborator of Tina Turner, shares his profound admiration for the iconic singer. Adams reflects on the transformative power of Tina’s music, acknowledging her role in changing the course of his life. He beautifully sums it up, saying, “She was a force of nature, no one had her energy or her voice, I suppose it’s fitting to say, it’s only love, and that’s all.”
Tina Turner’s journey as a solo artist began in 1974 with her first solo studio album, “Tina Turns the Country On!,” a remarkable step forward while still being part of the famed duo Ike & Tina Turner Revue. It was during this period that she released her debut single, a captivating cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” which stands proudly as the opening track in this new box set.
What makes “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” truly exceptional is its inclusion of collaborative gems. Tina Turner’s magnetic presence extended beyond her solo work, and she left her mark alongside music legends like David Bowie, Eric Clapton, and Rod Stewart. The set also boasts a new rendition of “Something Beautiful Remains,” thoughtfully reworked by her long-time collaborator Terry Britten, now bearing the title “Something Beautiful.”
Sadly, Tina Turner passed away in May at her home in Switzerland, leaving behind a legacy that will forever resonate with music lovers around the world. She was 83 years old, but her music remains timeless and continues to inspire generations.
“Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” is scheduled to be unleashed on November 24 via Rhino, promising to be a must-have addition for fans and music enthusiasts alike. This collection is more than a box set; it’s a celebration of the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s enduring influence on the world of music. Get ready to groove to the rhythm of Tina Turner’s iconic voice as her legacy lives on through this extraordinary musical journey.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Iconic Tina Turner Box Set
Q: When will “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” by Tina Turner be released?
A: “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” is scheduled for release on November 24 via Rhino, so mark your calendar for this musical extravaganza.
Q: What does the box set include?
A: This comprehensive box set includes all 55 of Tina Turner’s singles from 1975 to 2023. You can choose between a 5xLP vinyl collection, a 3xCD set, or a more concise 12-track vinyl version. Each format features captivating artwork and a touching foreword by Bryan Adams.
Q: Are there any special features in the box set?
A: Absolutely! “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” features Tina Turner’s collaborations with music icons like David Bowie, Eric Clapton, and Rod Stewart. Plus, you’ll find a reworked version of “Something Beautiful Remains” titled “Something Beautiful,” thoughtfully crafted by her long-time collaborator Terry Britten.
Q: Can you tell me more about Tina Turner’s journey as a solo artist?
A: Certainly! Tina Turner’s solo career began in 1974 with “Tina Turns the Country On!” while she was still part of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue. Her debut single, a mesmerizing cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” serves as the opening track in this box set.
Q: What does Bryan Adams say in his foreword?
A: In his heartfelt foreword, Bryan Adams expresses deep gratitude for Tina Turner’s influence on his life and music career. He describes her as a “force of nature” and beautifully sums up their connection by saying, “it’s only love, and that’s all.”
Q: How can I get my hands on this box set?
A: You can purchase “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” by Tina Turner through various music retailers and online platforms upon its release on November 24. It’s a must-have addition for fans and music enthusiasts eager to celebrate Tina Turner’s enduring legacy.
More about Iconic Tina Turner Box Set
- Tina Turner’s Official Website: Stay updated with the latest news and releases from Tina Turner herself.
- Rhino Records: The official release source for “Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll” and other music treasures.
- Bryan Adams Official Website: Explore Bryan Adams’ music and learn more about his collaboration with Tina Turner.
- Led Zeppelin’s Official Website: Discover the origins of the iconic song “Whole Lotta Love.”
- David Bowie Official Website: Dive into the world of the legendary David Bowie, one of Tina Turner’s collaborators.
- Eric Clapton Official Website: Explore the music of Eric Clapton, another artist featured in the box set.
- Rod Stewart Official Website: Learn more about Rod Stewart’s contributions to Tina Turner’s music legacy.
- Terry Britten: Discover the work of Terry Britten, Tina Turner’s long-time collaborator.
- More on Tina Turner’s Legacy: Additional insights into Tina Turner’s influence on the world of music.